Fire extinguisher

Fire extinguisher are active devices to extinguish and control small fire in emergency situation. Fire extinguishers are installed at an easy accessible location in buildings.

Fire can be smothered using various traditional methodologies such as pouring of water. However, in case of fire due to electrical equipment, pouring water worsens the situation and may prove fatal. Fire extinguishers are specialized firefighting equipment, which are safe for use during an emergency.